The table below looks at the statistics for the Report Writer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Report Writer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Report Writer
Rank 566 555 508
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -47
Contract jobs requiring a Report Writer 33 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.029% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.031% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 22
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£328 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.80% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £235 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.06% -21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £14.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +136.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.79

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Report Writer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Report Writer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Report Writer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Report Writer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Report Writer within the UK.

Report Writer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Report Writer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Report Writer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Report Writer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Report Writer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Report Writer within the UK.

Report Writer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Report Writer
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Report Writer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 30 £328 +4.80% 6
London +17 22 £343 -2.14% 1
City of London +18 4 £328 -21.79%
North West - 3 £308 - 4
East of England +5 2 £225 -4.25%
West Midlands - 2 £275 -
Manchester - 2 £250 - 3
Southampton - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
South East - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Report Writer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Report Writer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Report Writer in their job title.

1 34 (68.00%) SQL
2 29 (58.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (38.00%) T-SQL
5 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (24.00%) Finance
7 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
9 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (16.00%) MS Office
10 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
11 5 (10.00%) NHS
12 4 (8.00%) Cognos
12 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (8.00%) Business Objects
12 4 (8.00%) BusinessObjects XI
13 3 (6.00%) MDX
13 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (6.00%) Dynamics AX
13 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (6.00%) SAP
13 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
13 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (6.00%) .NET
13 3 (6.00%) Oracle

Report Writer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Report Writer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Report Writer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Office
2 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (4.00%) Agresso
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.00%) SAP Business One
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (58.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (18.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (8.00%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (4.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 2 (4.00%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (4.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Cognos Event Studio
8 2 (4.00%) ActiveReports
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.00%) SAP HANA
9 1 (2.00%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
1 3 (6.00%) MDX
2 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.00%) Flash
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (2.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (2.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (2.00%) Analytics
5 1 (2.00%) CRM
5 1 (2.00%) ERP
5 1 (2.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.00%) Workflow
5 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) SQL
2 19 (38.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) VBA
3 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (8.00%) Cognos
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) SAP
London
Conspicuous
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago